District Governor 2026-2027

Nominations are now being taken for the position of District 6330 Governor for the year beginning 1 July, 2026 and ending 30 June 2027. See this article to learn more and to download the nomination form.
To:  All club presidents, club secretaries, assistant governors, district committee chairs and past district governors
Date:  August 4th, 2023
Nominations for District Governor 2026-27
Each year we call upon our clubs to explore with the members of their club the opportunity to serve as district governor in District 6330.
Nominations for district governor to serve during the Rotary year 2026-27 are now being accepted until October 4th, 2023.
District 6330 selects a district governor by nominating committee.
Members in good standing who are willing and able to serve as district governor and have served as Club President are eligible to be nominated.  Qualifications and responsibilities of the Governor-Nominee as outlined in the 2022 Manual of Procedure Article 16:010 Qualifications of a Governor Nominee are:
Unless excused by the board, the person selected as a governor nominee shall at the time of selection:
  • Be a member in good standing of a functioning club in the district.
  • Have served as club president for a full term or as charger president for at least six months.
  • Demonstrate willingness, commitment, and ability to fulfill the duties and responsibilities of a governor in section 16.030.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the qualifications, duties, and responsibilities of governor as prescribed in the bylaws; and
  • Submit to RI a statement that the Rotarian understands those qualifications, duties, and responsibilities, is qualified for the office of governor, and is willing and able to assume and faithfully perform those duties and responsibilities.
All clubs are invited to submit their nomination for District 6330 governor 2026-27 on the prescribed form.
Nominations must also include a resolution adopted by your Rotary Club at a regular meeting naming the nominated candidate.  The 2022 Manual of Procedure, Article 12 Nominations and Elections for Governors – Section 12.030.3 Clubs Suggestions for Governor states:  The governor shall invite clubs to submit their suggestions for nominations for governor.  The invitation is to be made at least two months before suggestions are due to the nominating committee.  The suggestions shall be submitted by a resolution naming the suggested candidate adopted at a regular club meeting and certified by the secretary.  A club shall only suggest one of its own members.
Please send your club’s nomination to be received on or before midnight on October 4th, 2023,  to Immediate Past District Governor Mike Chaffee:
Mike Chaffee, PDG
3116 Hawthorne Drive
Flint, Michigan
United States
Please note that the sequence for the Rotary years prior to becoming District Governor is:
              2023-24              District Governor-Nominee Designate (DGND)
              2024-25              District Governor Nominee (DGN)
              2025-26              District Governor Elect (DGE)
              2026-27              District Governor (DG)
Interviews will be held via ZOOM on October 14th.